Event calendar

Birding for Beginners: Habitat

Event information

Date: Saturday, July 1, 2023

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 12 or older.

Contact: 815-722-9470

Location: Four Rivers Environmental Education Center

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An indigo bunting perched atop a tree snag. Photo by Glenn P. Knoblock

Event details

In the final program in this series, learn how to use location as a tool to identify birds. We will put our knowledge to the test by hiking to diverse habitats and observing the unique species that call them home. Previous experience and equipment are not required.


Event requirements

Registration required by Friday, June 30: 815-722-9470.


This is an inclusive program, welcoming individuals of all abilities. Dress for the weather.

This hike will be up to 2 miles on paved and natural surfaces across uneven terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.